The table below looks at the statistics for S/MIME skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited S/MIME over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Secure Multipurpose Internet Mail Extensions (S/MIME)
Rank 569 563 564
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Contract jobs citing S/MIME 14 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.027% 0.004% 0.013%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.19% 0.031% 0.085%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate
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£330 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £500 -
% change year-on-year
-34.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
S/MIME
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7522 6544 8246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.70% 13.60% 15.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 4152 3631 3818
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £200 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 407 380 641
Average hourly rate £21.75 £22.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.57 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.21 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-3.05% -7.16%

S/MIME
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing S/MIME across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

S/MIME Jobs Demand Trend in England

S/MIME
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing S/MIME across the England region.

S/MIME Daily Rate Trend in England

S/MIME
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing S/MIME across the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

S/MIME Daily Rate Histogram in England

S/MIME
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing S/MIME across the England region.

S/MIME Hourly Rate Trend in England

S/MIME
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing S/MIME within the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Yorkshire - 5 - -
South East - 5 £330 -
London +16 1 - -
S/MIME
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S/MIME
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing S/MIME also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited S/MIME.

1 12 (70.59%) MS Exchange
2 10 (58.82%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
3 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (47.06%) Windows
4 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
5 6 (35.29%) X.400
5 6 (35.29%) X.500
5 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
5 6 (35.29%) Military
6 5 (29.41%) Migration
6 5 (29.41%) Google
6 5 (29.41%) DV Cleared
6 5 (29.41%) Postini
6 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
6 5 (29.41%) Symantec
6 5 (29.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (29.41%) JSP
6 5 (29.41%) SSL
6 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
6 5 (29.41%) Lync
6 5 (29.41%) Unified Communications
6 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (29.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (23.53%) PKI
8 3 (17.65%) Legal
8 3 (17.65%) Windows Vista
8 3 (17.65%) PowerShell

S/MIME
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing S/MIME also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited S/MIME. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (70.59%) MS Exchange
2 10 (58.82%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (29.41%) Lync
3 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (29.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (5.88%) SAP Web AS
4 1 (5.88%) NetWeaver
4 1 (5.88%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP FI
1 1 (5.88%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (5.88%) SAP CO
1 1 (5.88%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) X.400
1 6 (35.29%) X.500
2 5 (29.41%) SSL
2 5 (29.41%) Unified Communications
3 2 (11.76%) SMTP
3 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.88%) DNS
4 1 (5.88%) Internet
4 1 (5.88%) IMAP
4 1 (5.88%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (5.88%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) DB2
1 1 (5.88%) SAP BW
1 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
General
1 6 (35.29%) Military
2 3 (17.65%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Architect
1 4 (23.53%) Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Exchange Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Designer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Designer
4 1 (5.88%) SAP Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) SAP Basis Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) UNIX Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) JSP
2 1 (5.88%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) PKI
2 3 (17.65%) Smartcard
3 2 (11.76%) Cryptography
4 1 (5.88%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Windows
1 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Vista
4 2 (11.76%) UNIX
5 1 (5.88%) SUSE
5 1 (5.88%) AIX
5 1 (5.88%) Solaris
5 1 (5.88%) Linux
5 1 (5.88%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Migration
2 3 (17.65%) Network Load Balancing
2 3 (17.65%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (17.65%) Cyber Security
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL
3 2 (11.76%) Service Management
3 2 (11.76%) ITSM
4 1 (5.88%) Data Security
4 1 (5.88%) SOA
4 1 (5.88%) SAP Security
4 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) C
1 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.88%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) Perl
2 1 (5.88%) ABAP
2 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
2 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
3 5 (29.41%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (11.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
1 5 (29.41%) Symantec
1 5 (29.41%) Google
1 5 (29.41%) Postini
2 1 (5.88%) Proofpoint
2 1 (5.88%) SAP